Lube and Tire Technician

7111 E Eleven Mile Rd, Warren, MI 48092, USA Req #229
Wednesday, November 8, 2023

We are proud to be part of a family-owned and operated tradition dating back to 1948, when Richard Fischer opened Suburban Motors as a single-point Oldsmobile dealership in Birmingham, MI. In April 2021, Suburban sold its dealership operations and non-dealership business operations remained under the sole direction of the Fischer family and Suburban Automotive Services was born. Suburban Automotive Services is the parent company for four distinct business verticals: Suburban Accessories, GLS North America, Competitive Vehicle Services and The Paint Shop.


GLS NA is an award-winning Tier 1 automotive supplier providing unique solutions for an amazing list of clients transforming the auto industry. With over 11 years of customer satisfaction, our company has established itself as a leading provider in vehicle management with a current portfolio of over 90,000 vehicles. Our expertise extends beyond just vehicle management as we provide support for over 1,100 shows and events. With 18 locations spanning across North America, we are equipped to serve 8 major automotive brands and counting.

Our diverse capabilities set us apart from the competition and allow us to provide a comprehensive solution. From advertising and marketing support to custom IT solutions, we've got you covered. Our garage services, event coordination, and company vehicle operations ensure seamless operations. We also offer specialty paint services and historical fleet management for those looking for something unique. Our engineering support rounds out our offerings, providing our clients with the confidence to support complex jobs. 
Our values are encapsulated by the acronym DRIVEN (Dedicated to service, relationship focused, versatile in our thinking, high standards for excellence and accountable (notable) for our actions).

Why Work for Us:
  • Multiple benefits package options that include medical, dental, vision, and disability options.
  • 401K program with company match.
  • Company stability with over 70 years of proudly serving the community.
  • Team member values driven Recognition Program.
  • Milestone Recognition Program.
  • Above market paid sick and vacation at 30 days, bereavement leave, and jury duty pay.
  • Diverse and inclusive work force with variety of skills and knowledge.
  • Career and growth opportunities with focus on team member development. 
As a Pre-Delivery Inspection (PDI) Technician, you will perform the pre-delivery inspections of new vehicles and install accessories while conducting light mechanical duties such as oil changes, tire rotating, tire replacements.

PDI Technician Responsibilities Include:

  • Follow pre-delivery inspection forms on all vehicles.
  • Install accessories when required on vehicles.
  • Perform oil changes when required per vehicle.
  • Perform tire rotation when required per vehicle.
  • Conduct vehicle inspections outlined outside of PDI form when required per vehicle.
  • Adhere to Suburban Automotive Service’s DRIVEN values and align business practices to support the SAS mission and vision.

PDI Technician Qualifications and Skills:

  • Must have a valid driver’s license.
  • Basic mechanical knowledge of a vehicle.
  • Experience with oil changes, light mechanical work, tire rotations.
  • Basic knowledge of vehicle tools and torque specs.
  • Knowledge/Experience with hoisting a vehicle.
  • Ability to lift and move accessory parts, occasionally up to 100 lbs.
  • Ability to read and understand a service manual and procedures.
  • Ability to track and write down labor time spent and write out any issues found with vehicles.

PDI Technician Working Conditions and Physical Demands Include:

  • 90% of the time you will be standing while working on vehicles and 10% of the time you will be sitting while working on vehicles.
  • This position is performed both inside a garage and outside so weather conditions may include extreme heat and cold.
  • This position is continually active and requires standing, walking, bending, twisting, kneeling, stooping, and crouching all day.
  • Must frequently lift and/or move items up to 100 lbs.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job are close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

We are an equal opportunity employer and prohibit discrimination/harassment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.


Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
Location on Google Maps
  • 7111 E Eleven Mile Rd, Warren, MI 48092, USA